Self Managed Super Fund
Sally Rose The federal government is less likely to impose an outright ban on the $550 billion self-managed super fund industry borrowing to buy investment property, according to industry groups.
Richard Livingston Should I start a self-managed super fund? If you're asking that question of your own volition, the answer is probably YES
SUPER & FUNDS
John Collett Financial heavyweight says family home could be included in means testing for the age pension.
Ruth Liew Superannuation fund trustees are failing to properly engage their members and encourage them to move assets into low-risk products at appropriate times, David Murray, the chairman of Australia's...
Sally Patten Superannuation funds are increasingly acting as one-stop retirement savings/financial advice shops.
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Michael Hutton If used together they can often prove very beneficial in maximising wealth creation and wealth preservation.
SUPER & FUNDS
John Collett The recent sharemarket volatility does not mean a return to the darkest days of the global financial crisis.
Olivia Maragna Super changes - or potential changes - are a big source of worry for many.
George Cochrane Would moving out of our current home and then renting it out be a wise move?
John Collett Australian's retirement savings are taking a hit as the Chinese dragon breaths fire, causing sharemarkets around the world to tumble.
George Cochrane Should I transfer the money in my UK pension to my Australian super fund?
SUPER & FUNDS
John Collett Investing ethically is not popular with superannuation fund members.
Daryl Dixon The superannuation industry continues to focus on compulsory super rather than helping people increase their voluntary contributions.
Olivia Maragna If you want to know how much you'll need in the future, you'll need to know what you spend now.
Sally Rose Australians have unrealistic expectations about the lifestyle they will be able to afford in retirement.
Sally Rose Changes to restrict access to the age pension mean couples will need to save an $130,000 if they want a "comfortable" retirement, leading to new calls for a lift in the compulsory savings rate to 12...
David Potts Will property or shares enable you to make the best use of current tax rules?
Sally Rose Real estate agents who encourage people to set up a self-managed super fund so they can borrow to buy investment properties are expected to face increased scrutiny for breaking the law.
Sally Rose More than 65 per cent of the simplest superannuation funds are too small to deliver benefits and should be closed or merged, according to research firm Chant West.
James Eyers and Sally Rose The purpose of the superannuation system should be defined in legislation to stop piecemeal changes that undermine confidence, says Michael Keating, one of the architects of the regime.